100 Ways to Wish a Happy Valentine’s Day to Everyone You Love

These Valentine's Day messages will perfectly capture the love you have for all the special people in your life

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It’s just about that time to express your love for the people you care about most. With Valentine’s Day upon us, you may have trouble figuring out what to write in your printable Valentine’s Day cards or even your funny Valentine’s Day cards. We get it—how can you put into words just how much your loved ones mean to you when there don’t seem to be words to do your love justice? If love quotes, love messages and relationship quotes aren’t doing the trick, these happy Valentine’s Day messages certainly will. You may even be able to double-dip with some of these and use them as couples Instagram captions or happy anniversary messages.

Valentine’s Day wishes for your husband

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1. Tonight is all ours. I can’t wait to celebrate with you.

2. When we met, I knew I wanted to spend every single Valentine’s Day with you.

3. You give my heart peace over and over again. I love you so much.

4. It’s been a journey … one I’d do all over again.

5. Thanks for being you and for being mine.

6. You’re my forever love, and I’m so grateful.

7. Happy Valentine’s Day—you’re my happily-ever-after.

8. There are so many wonderful reasons I love calling you Valentine.

9. At the heart of it all, we’re friends. I love that. I love you.

10. You still make me laugh like crazy. That’s true love.

11. My heart belongs to you.

12. Our love story is my favorite.

13. I would choose you again and again.

14. Especially today, I hope you feel how much I love you and how grateful I am to have you in my life.

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Valentine’s Day wishes for your wife

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15. Wishing the sweetest, happiest day to my forever Valentine.

16. I’m so lucky to be in love with my best friend.

17. I love all the things we are together.

18. I love that we’ve never lost the magic that makes us us.

19. You are my best friend, my partner and my soul mate.

20. I’m yours forever.

21. You are my Valentine every day, in every way.

22. Has it really been so long? I’d do it all over in a heartbeat.

23. I love all the adventures we have together.

24. You take my breath away. Always.

25. Being us is the best thing I’ll ever be.

26. Thank you for being the reason I look forward to every day.

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Valentine’s Day wishes for your boyfriend

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27. I love you more than pizza.

28. I’m forever grateful to you for being by my side and for loving me.

29. You’re everything I’ve hoped for in a boyfriend.

30. Happy Valentine’s Day, handsome.

31. Some women need red roses, a bottle of wine and a box of chocolates to feel romantic. I just need you.

32. The more time we spend together, the more I love you.

33. You’re my person.

34. After so many years of being together, my heart still feels the same for you.

35. You’re cuter than any teddy bear.

36. On today and always, you’ll forever be my favorite person to hold on to.

37. You and me—it doesn’t get any better than us.

38. On Valentine’s Day and every day, next to you is my favorite place to be.

39. As time goes on, nothing is sweeter and more precious than the love I have for you.

40. You never fail to give me butterflies.

Check out these candy heart sayings for even more inspiration.

Valentine’s Day wishes for your girlfriend

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41. Valentine, you take my breath away, every single day.

42. I’m so excited to be sharing our first Valentine’s Day together. I hope it’s the first of many.

43. The best thing I found in life this year is the love of you.

44. Happy Valentine’s Day to the most beautiful woman I know.

45. Here’s to being my emergency contact someday.

46. Happy Valentine’s Day to the most special person in my life.

47. I really don’t know what I’d do without you.

48. Every moment I have spent with you has been special.

49. Being with you, the world seems so beautiful to me.

50. Everything about you makes me smile like crazy, and I don’t mind being crazy for you.

51. I never knew love could be so beautiful until I met you.

52. Are you a banana? Because I find you a-peel-ing.

If you found that last Happy Valentine’s Day message amusing, you’ll love these Valentine’s Day puns.

Valentine’s Day wishes for kids

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53. Hope your day is filled with reminders of how much you’re loved.

54. Wishing a special Valentine’s Day to a very special kid!

55. Sending you a big Valentine’s Day hug.

56. Happy Valentine’s Day to one of our sweetest blessings.

57. U R 2 cute!

58. Hope your day is filled with fun and your mouth is filled with chocolate!

59. You make me laugh and smile every day. I love you!

Don’t forget to check out these adorable Valentine’s Day gifts for kids—they’ll love them!

Valentine’s Day wishes for friends

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60. Hope your day brings just what you want it to.

61. Wishing you a beautiful day filled with all the love and happiness you deserve.

62. I’ll raise an awesome Valentine’s cocktail to you.

63. If friends were chocolates, you’d be the one with caramel.

64. Wish you were here to Valenwine with me.

65. Happy Valentine’s to one of my favorite people ever.

66. Valentine’s Day and every day, I’m grateful for you.

67. Here’s to a Valentine’s Day filled with good wine, good food and especially good friends like you.

68. Hope he spoils you. You deserve it.

69. Besties are the best dates.

70. I love you, friend, and there’s nothing I wouldn’t do for you.

71. Valentine’s Day is a great time to remind my best friend how much I love you.

72. I can’t imagine a single day of the past year without you.

73. I wish I could give you a big hug in person, but this card will have to do.

Try creating your own homemade Valentine’s Day card to write one of these messages in, and make sure you read up on these heart emoji meanings before you write out your next message.

Valentine’s Day wishes for everyone

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74. I don’t need Valentine’s Day to say how much I care about you.

75. You’re sweeter than any heart-shaped box of chocolates.

76. You have an amazing heart. But you already know that.

77. I was just thinking about the people who matter to me this Valentine’s Day, and you popped into my head.

78. I hope your day is full of love.

79. Thank you for bringing so much love and joy into my life.

80. I’m so grateful to have you by my side.

81. You deserve the very best.

82. Thanks for coming into my life and making it special.

83. May this Valentine’s Day bring all the love your heart can hold.

84. You’ve been there for me in good times and bad. Today I just want to say thank you for always being there.

85. I wish you all the love and happiness in the world.

86. I’m the luckiest to have you in my life.

87. Sending my warm wishes to my lovely friend. Wish you a lifetime of happiness and everlasting love.

88. I hope you find love, not only in people but also in everything you do and everything around you.

89. May you feel the warmth of love and a bunch of appreciation on Valentine’s Day, because you deserve it!

90. You guys are my safe place. Happy Valentine’s Day!

91. Thank you for always making me feel loved.

92. Love comes in all forms, but ours is one of my favorites.

93. Platonic love is just as important as romantic love, and I’m grateful for ours.

94. I love you more than any candy heart could say.

95. I love the way we love each other.

96. I love you even more than chocolate.

97. You make my heart so full.

98. You are so beautiful, inside and out.

99. Our love is sweeter than any rose.

100. I look forward to every Valentine’s Day we share together.

Don’t forget the Valentine’s Day card!

Now that you have the perfect Valentine’s Day message to send to your sweetheart, pick up one of the best Valentine’s Day gifts to show your appreciation even more.

Emma Taubenfeld
Emma Taubenfeld is a former assistant editor for Reader’s Digest who writes about digital lifestyle topics such as memes, social media captions, pickup lines and cute pets. When she’s not working, you can find Emma reading corny young adult novels, creating carefully curated playlists and figuring out how to spice up boxed mac and cheese.